25 top Christmas wines under £20: part 4

weekday wines december 2013, Bodegas la Calandria Cientruenos Spain 2011
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Bodegas la Calandria, Cientruenos, Garnacha, Navarra, Spain 2011
18pts/20 (93/100pts)
Two friends, Luis and Javier, created La Calandria (‘lark’) in the search for Garnacha’s purity. From the Cintruénigo vineyard, (one of their three sites in Navarra) this wine is full of life, with lots of vibrant black and red cherry aromas and rich dried fruit flavours.
Price £13.45 Berry Bros & Rudd
Alc 14.5%